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Governor KP lauds journalists working in front-line against COVID-19

June 1, 2020 |

Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shah Farman has lauded professional services of journalists working in the front-line against COVID-19 pandemic.

Talking to a delegation of journalists in Peshawar, he suggested a dedicated fund for financial support of the journalists in this crucial …

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CM Punjab directs to ensure implementation of SoPs in view of Covid-19

June 1, 2020 |

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has directed the authorities concerned to ensure strict implementation of standard operating procedures in markets and bazaars in view of prevailing situation of Covid-19.

Issuing directives from Lahore today, he said effective monitoring of …

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Rain wind-thunderstorm expected in different parts of country

June 1, 2020 |

Rain wind-thunderstorm (with few hailstorm) is expected in Kashmir, Islamabad, Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Northeast Balochistan during the next twelve hours.

Temperature of some major cities recorded this morning:

Islamabad eighteen degree centigrade, Lahore  twenty-three, Karachi thirty, Peshawar nineteen, Quetta twelve, …

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AJK President urges global community to help stop atrocities in IOJ&K

June 1, 2020 |

AJK President Sardar Masood Khan has urged the members of UK Parliament and supporters of Kashmir cause across the globe to help break the silence of influential governments on the callous atrocities being committed against the oppressed people of Occupied …

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KP courts to resume work from tomorrow

May 31, 2020 |

The district courts and tribunals in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will resume administrative and judicial work from tomorrow after a break of around two months.

According to a notification issued by Registrar Peshawar High Court Khawaja Wajeehuddin, the staff members and visitors …

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Rain wind/thunderstorm expected in different parts of country

May 31, 2020 |

Rain wind-thunderstorm with few hailstorm is expected in Islamabad, Kashmir, Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Northeast Balochistan and Sindh during the next twelve hours.

Temperature of some major cities recorded this morning:

Islamabad twenty degree centigrade, Lahore and Peshawar twenty-two, Karachi thirty, …

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Punjab Trade Minister meets with Poultry Association’s representatives

May 31, 2020 |

On the directions of Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar, Punjab Minister for Industries and Trade Main Aslam Iqbal met with representatives of Poultry Association in Lahore.

Problems being faced by poultry association and prices of chicken were discussed during …

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Wearing Face masks has been made mandatory in all public places in Islamabad

May 31, 2020 |

Wearing Face masks has been made mandatory in all public places in Islamabad.

In a tweet today, Deputy Commissioner Islamabad Muhammad Hamza Shafqaat said from today anyone who is violating it can be charged with Section 188 of the Pakistan …

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CM Punjab stresses to change life style for prevention of coronavirus

May 31, 2020 |

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that for prevention of coronavirus we have to change our life style.

In a statement issued from Lahore today, he said that with changing of socialization process we will combat this disease.…

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Secular face of India is now dead due to BJP-RSS brand of Hindu nationalism

May 31, 2020 |

The Azad Jammu and Kashmir President Sardar Masood Khan has said that due to political dominance of the BJP-RSS brand of Hindu nationalism, democratic and secular face of India is now dead and buried.

In an interview with an English …

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Indigenously produced ventilators would be marketed within two to four weeks: Dr Atta

May 31, 2020 |

Chairman of Prime Minister’s Task Force on Science and Technology, Prof. Dr Atta ur Rehman has said that the indigenously produced ventilators would be marketed within two to four weeks after its final testing by the Drug Regulatory Authority of …

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94 special teams engaged in anti-locust spray on crops in Sindh

May 30, 2020 |

In Sindh, ninety four special teams are engaged in anti-locust spray on standing crops across the province.

A spokesman of Sindh Agriculture Department in a handout said more than ten thousand hectors of agricultural land has been sprayed in Matiari, …

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